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Hear voice of Ukraine through literature – you can help to!

hear voice of Ukraine via literature

The image of Ukrainian literature has been greatly influenced by Russian authors. Ukrainians are often portrayed as negative characters or are just made invisible. However, this image does not correspond to reality. It was Ukrainians who opposed the mad oligarch and set the winter of 2014 on fire. They acted against the expectations of the […]

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The video every Ukrainian should watch – export potential

Grow Ukraine. Ukrainian export potential

Yes, we found it. This is one of things every Ukrainian should remember when feeling discouraged and disappointed with country’s government. Ministry of Agrarian Policy presented a video about agricultural sector of Ukraine’s industry and export potential. And it says that Ukraine is far from that useless thing we use to imagine. We at LifeInUA […]

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Blockade of Crimea, its bases and perspectives

Blockade of Crimea, its bases and perspectives

Blockade of Crimea passes smoothly and according to the plan of activists. Currently trucks with good have returned to the mainland territory of Ukraine, there are no queues at the three checkpoints: Chaplynka, Kalanchak and Chongar. Unian reports this with reference to interview of head of Crimean Tatar Mejilis Refat Chubarov which he gave on […]

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Despite war in the east Ukrainian harvest grows [infographics]

Despite war in the east Ukrainian harvest grows [infographics]

In spite of hostilities in the east, early grain harvest results of 2015 display growth in comparison to the same results in 2014. The agriculture volume that Ukraine produces is enough for export as well as consumption inside the country. This years result show up growth by two million tons in comparison on 2014. In […]

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Ukrainian startup Looksery becomes part of Snapchat for huge sum of $ 150 million

Ukrainian startup Looksery becomes part of Snapchat for huge sum of $ 150 million

Some three years ago, in 2012, the inventors of the mobile message app Snapchat declined $3 billion offer from Mark Zuckerberg. In 2015, Snapchat helped the team from Ukraine to make this huge exit in Ukrainian startups history. It has become known that Looksery has become a part of Snapchat. CEO of the Ukrainian company […]

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Adoption of the law on restructuring of foreign currency loans would harm the country’s economy

Adoption of the law on restructuring of foreign currency loans would harm the country’s economy

The law on restructuring of loans in foreign currency that has been adopted by Verkhovna Rada is a populist move which will result in destruction of country’s economy. This statement was made by representatives of the banking community during press briefing in Ukraine Crisis media Center. On July 2 Verkhovna Rada adopted the law which […]

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Ex-president Yanukovych judged in absentia

Ex-president Yanukovych judged in absentia

The procedure of conviction in absentia has been started against former president of Ukraine Victor Yanukovych and formed minister of income and charges Oleksandr Klymenko. Prosecutor General Victor Shokin informed this. He informed that trial in absentia is used against 7 people including former First Deputy Prime Minister and former Health Minister. Currently the criminal […]

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Volunteers want to take chance for Ukrainian business at Expo 2015 in Milan

Volunteer want to take chance for Ukrainian business at Expo 2015 in Milan

In course of two months Ukrainian volunteers will search for Ukrainian businessmen, investors and artists to represent our country at this year’s world exhibition Expo 2015 in Milan. This year Ukrainian representatives will not have state funding. Ukraine refused to participate due to unstable situation in country and lack of investments to build its own […]

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STALO – national contest of business solutions for sustainable development of small and average business in Ukraine

STALO – national contest of business solutions for sustainable development of small and average business in Ukraine

Project ‘STALO’ starts in Ukraine to search for conception of sustainable growth of business in Ukraine. It is a national contest of business decisions among small and average businesses. The project is implemented by ‘Economika Communication Hub’ in partnership with public associations ‘Communications for changes’ and with support of UNDP in Ukraine and Global Environmental […]

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From $5 to 10 million per each day of war in Donbas

From $5 to 10 million per each day of war in Donbas

President Poroshenko informed that every day of war in Eastern Ukraine costs from $5 to 10 million. When we were at Maidan we didn’t expect our country to be involved in Great War. He said this in his interview to BBC Ukraine. President says that during Maidan officials didn’t expect that Ukraine would be caught […]

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